An urban renewal plan is a plan created by a municipality's urban renewal agency, to address identified blighted areas, as provided for by Oregon law. An accompanying report, which may be published separately or as a part of the plan, provides public information and a basis for the findings made as part of the city's approval of the plan. The elements of the plans and accompanying reports are specified in ORS 457.085.

Recent Submissions

  • Portland : Oregon Convention Center urban renewal plan (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2003-10-13)
    The Oregon Convention Center Urban Renewal Plan is an Urban Renewal Plan for the City of Portland, Oregon, adopted pursuant to ORS.457. [From the Plan]
  • Gresham : Rockwood-West Gresham urban renewal industrial opportunity study (2007) 

    Gresham (Or.); Gresham Redevelopment Commission (City of Gresham (Or.), 2007-05-17)
    The purpose of this study is to identify opportunities for industrial growth and recommend a strategic approach that will better support and retain existing industrial businesses within the study area and attract new ...
  • Gresham : Rockwood renewal feasibility study (2001) 

    Gresham (Or.); Barney & Worth, Inc.; E.D. Hovee & Company; Tashman Johnson LLC (City of Gresham (Or.), 2001-11)
    The study finds that urban renewal can help Rockwood–West Gresham become a more competitive and desirable location for new commercial business, industry and housing by providing the means to: support development of vacant, ...
  • Portland : North Macadam urban renewal area return on investment (ROI) analysis update (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission; E.D. Hovee & Company (Portland Development Commission, 2003-08)
    In 1999, an initial return on investment (ROI) analysis was completed for the North Macadam Urban Renewal Area based on the North Macadam Framework Plan. This report provides an updated ROI assessment – reflecting changes ...
  • Portland : Gateway urban renewal area base data and trends (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2003-01)
    The purpose of this document is to provide baseline information on the existing conditions in the Gateway Urban Renewal Area (URA) and the surrounding area. This information is intended to inform the Gateway Housing Strategy ...
  • Portland : Interstate Corridor Urban Renewal Area parks, trails and open space access needs assessment (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission; Portland Parks and Recreation (Portland Development Commission, 2003-07-14)
    Each year the CAC [Citizen Advisory Committee]will make recommendations to PDC about allocating urban renewal funds for parks. The Needs Assessment provides background and direction for those choices. It provides a flexible ...
  • Portland : Interstate Corridor urban renewal area base data and trends (2001) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2001-09)
    The intent of this report is to present baseline data that gives accurate information on the existing conditions in and around the newly formed Interstate Corridor Urban Renewal Area. The goal is to provide information ...
  • Portland : Gateway Regional Center urban renewal area housing strategy (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2003-05)
    The Portland Development Commission (PDC) is charged with implementing the regional center vision by leveraging urban renewal funding to support the development of mixed-income housing, enhance job growth, and improve ...
  • Portland : Lents Town Center urban renewal project economic development strategy (2001) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2001-02-14)
    The research and analysis undertaken and described in this Strategy is the basis for the conclusions and recommendations being made herein to address employment opportunities, wage levels, workforce development and ...
  • Portland : North Macadam urban renewal area housing development strategy (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2003)
    The scope of work included but was not limited to the following: creation of housing goals consistent with Comprehensive Plan Housing Policy; market, development capacity, financial feasibility, and return on investment ...
  • Portland : Interstate Corridor urban renewal area housing strategy (2002) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission; Parametrix, Inc. (Portland Development Commission, 2002-03-13)
    The Strategy will serve as the guiding policy document for all housing expenditures administered by the Portland Development Commission within the urban renewal area, including tax increment resources. [From the document]
  • Lebanon : Cheadle Lake urban renewal plan (2000) 

    Lebanon (Or.); Linn County (Or.); Benkendorf Associates; Tashman Johnson LLC (City of Lebanon (Or.), 2000-08-30)
    The primary goal of the Cheadle Lake Urban Renewal Plan is to improve the function, condition, and appearance of the Cheadle Lake Urban Renewal Area and to eliminate existing blight and blighting influences in order to ...
  • Portland : Central Eastside Urban Renewal Area housing strategy (2003) 

    Portland (Or.); Portland Development Commission (Portland Development Commission, 2003-10-16)
    The Central Eastside Urban Renewal Area (CES URA) Housing Strategy has been developed to guide urban renewal investments in the CES URA. The Strategy will serve as the guiding policy document for all housing expenditures ...
  • Portland : Preliminary Westside Central City urban renewal study (2009) 

    Portland (Or.); ECO Northwest, Ltd.; Portland Development Commission; Portland (Or.). Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (Portland Development Commission, 2009-04-24)
    This report provides an analysis of the financial feasibility of a potential new urban renewal area (or areas, URAs) in the vicinity of Portland’s Westside Central City, and the ability of such a URA to contribute to ...
  • Lebanon : North Gateway urban renewal plan (2008) 

    Lebanon (Or.) (City of Lebanon (Or.), 2008-09-10)
    The North Gateway Urban Renewal Plan (the “Plan”) contains goals, objectives and projects for the development of the North Gateway Urban Renewal Area (“Area”). The Area, shown in Figure 1, consists of approximately 144 ...
  • Coos Bay : Empire District urban renewal plan (2008) 

    Coos Bay (Or.); Benkendorf Associates; Moore, Briethaupt & Associates; Richard P. Turi Architecture (City of Coos Bay (Or.), 2008-06-17)
    The [Plan] is being prepared to further encourage rehabilitation and redevelopment that is consistent with the Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Regulations adopted by the City Council. [From the Plan]
  • The Dalles : Columbia Gateway urban renewal program (2009) 

    The Dalles (Or.) (City of The Dalles (Or.), 2009-07-22)
    [T]he goals and objectives... are: A. To make strategic investments of urban renewal funds so that unused and underused properties can be placed in productive condition and utilized in a manner consistent with the ...
  • Coos Bay : Downtown urban renewal plan (2004) 

    Coos Bay (Or.); Tashman Johnson LLC (City of Coos Bay (Or.), 2004-02)
    [T]he Plan's basic philosophy incorporates the following tenets: 1. Flexibility to meet unknown future needs. 2. Conservative financial management. 3. Cooperation with private enterprise. [From the Plan]
  • Bend : Municipal Airport urban renewal plan 

    Launer, Jeannette M.; Elaine Howard Consulting; Deschutes County (Or.); Tashman Johnson LLC; Vanden Bos, James; Bend (Or.) (City of Bend (Or.), 2008-06)
    The Bend Municipal Airport Urban Renewal Plan ("the Plan") contains goals, objectives and projects for the development and redevelopment of the Bend Municipal Airport Urban Renewal Area [From the Plan]
  • Bend : Murphy Crossing urban renewal plan 

    Elaine Howard Consulting; Launer, Jeannette M.; Tashman Johnson LLC; Vanden Bos, James; Bend (Or.) (City of Bend (Or.), 2008-07-16)
    The Plan contains goals, objectives and projects for the development of the Murphy Crossing Urban Renewal Area. [From the Plan]

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